America’s Islamic Renewal – Muslim News Magazine TV Special Report

(Length: 21:01) Can Muslims in America lead an Islamic renewal? Watch this special report on how Muslim Americans are working to shape the future of Islam. Join MNM, as we visit a new organization dedicated to guiding the Muslim leaders of tomorrow. Special guest include: Dr. Sherman ‘Hakim’ Jackson (Executive Director, U.S.C. Center of Islamic Thought and Culture), Councilman Bernard Parks (8th District – Los Angeles) and Imam Jihad Saafir (Campus Director, Islah-LA)

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Muslims in America

(Length: 48:10) PBS Frontline documentary about challenges that Muslims are facing throughout the world especially in America.

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Islam in America: The Christian Truth

(Length: 53:18) “Islam in America: The Christian Truth” is the New Evangelical Partnership’s new film that tells the truth about American Muslims. Through intimate portraits of both immigrants and those who been US citizens all of their lives, viewers will come to know Muslims as they truly are: peace loving, responsible citizens, who bring culture and beauty to the places where they live, as well as jobs and economic empowerment. You will hear the struggles…

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Silk Road Rising

(Length: 15) Silk Road Rising (formerly known as Silk Road Theatre Project) creates live theatre and online videos that tell stories through primarily Asian American and Middle Eastern American lenses. In representing communities that intersect and overlap, we advance a polycultural worldview. Silk Road Rising understands that cultures are inherently linked. We seek the intersections of cultures without denying the specificities of cultures. And we strive to create a world that values art over ideology…

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Divided We Fall: Americans in the Aftermath

(Length: 98) In fall of 2001, a young woman took off around the country following hate crimes against the Sikh American community-her community-with a video camera and a streak of bravery. What began as a solitary journey to document untold stories became an award-winning documentary film that inspired a movement for brave new dialogue about race and religion in America.

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The New Muslim Cool

(Length: 3hr 36min)This powerful new documentary by filmmaker Jennifer Taylor tells the story of Hamza Pérez, a young Puerto Rican hip hop artist who converted to Islam at age 21, pulling himself off the streets to become a community activist and rising star. As compelling as it is complex, Hamza’s is a surprising journey of redemption, friendship, family, and hope. On June 23, 2009, people across the country tuned in to New Muslim Cool when…

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Muhammad: Legacy of a Prophet

(Length: 1hr 53min)This full-length film initially premired on PBS to an international audience of over 150 million people. Now, when use of media to educate accurately and positively about the rich Islamic tradition, Unity Productions has made the film available online in its entirety. Click here  to view the film, and click here to find resources on hosting a dialogue about the move from 20,000 Dialogues.

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Waging Peace: Muslim and Christian Alternatives

(Length: 70) Waging Peace: Muslim and Christian Alternatives is an hour-long documentary about overcoming mistrust, hatred, and violence. It looks at the history of peacemaking in both Christian and Muslim traditions, and includes stories of how these faith groups work for peace. The goal of the documentary and this supplementary material online is to help nurture an atmosphere in society for better understanding of each other and a more peaceful future for our world.

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